15 best eco-friendly products for your home



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These eco-friendly exchanges for your home can help reduce waste. (Getty Images)

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As we head into Waste Reduction Week October 18-24, a week to celebrate our environmental efforts and encourage new ideas for waste reduction, it’s important to think about how we are contributing to the preservation of our environment.

Whether it’s reducing the amount of product we buy or reusing products by washing and recycling them, there are simple steps we can all take to reduce our waste and ultimately help. the planet.

I know there are products that I can easily replace with more environmentally friendly ones and I’m always on the lookout for new brands that I can support that are environmentally friendly and sustainable. If you’re also looking to trade, scroll down to find some of my favorite everyday eco-friendly items.

Product photo of yellow and white beeswax wrap sheets

Beeswax wrap. Image via Amazon.

Look for beeswax wrap for a plastic-free way to keep your food fresh. Made from organic cotton and a blend of beeswax, jojoba oil, and tree resin, it can be washed and reused multiple times.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 19

Set of four organic bamboo toothbrushes

Organic bamboo toothbrush. Image via Amazon.

These natural bamboo toothbrushes are made with recyclable packaging and vegetable dye. They are a great alternative to plastic brushes, while still being effective for oral health.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 14

Zomchi double-edged safety razor and box

Double-edged Zomchi safety razor. Image via Amazon

A zero waste alternative to disposable razors, efficient and environmentally friendly – just change the blade of this metal razor for a long lasting shaving kit.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 25 (originally $ 28)

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Compostable kitchen sponges sitting on the kitchen counter

Essence of Life compostable kitchen sponges. Image via Amazon.

These compostable, plant-based sponges are built to last. You can use them for dishes or to clean kitchen countertops.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 9

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Cleancult Green Liquid Laundry Detergent and Clear Glass Bottle

Glass bottle of Cleancult liquid laundry detergent. Image via Amazon.

Use this modern glass bottle to hold your laundry detergent or fabric softener refills rather than unnecessary plastic cans. Designed to be shatterproof and includes a silicone grip.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 13

Box of Cleancult Coconut Scented Liquid Laundry Detergent

Cleancult Liquid Laundry Detergent. Image via Amazon.

Packaged in paper based milk carton detergent, you can use this detergent with reusable refill bottle for all your laundry needs.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 15



This vegan bar soap is formulated with essential oils of eucalyptus and lavender and comes packaged in a convenient recyclable box.

TO BUY : Selv, $ 10

Ethical environmentally friendly shower storage container

Ethical environmentally friendly shower storage container. Image via Amazon.

This shower storage container is made from bamboo and cornstarch and helps extend the life of your bar soap by keeping it dry.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 24

Cleaning kit

Cleaning kit. Image via True and you.

Instead of using disposable cottons or wet wipes, try using this alternative which is better for your skin and the planet. Made with organic cotton and velor fiber, these reusable rounds are durable enough to last over 150 uses, just add water.

TO BUY : True and you, $ 35

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Concentrated body wash without water

Concentrated body wash without water. Image via Everist.

This all plant concentrate is water activated and is housed in a durable, recyclable aluminum tube. A zero waste tube wrench is included so you can get over 30 washes with this body wash alternative.

TO BUY : Everiste, $ 28


Set of lilac napkins. Image via Maison Tess.

Instead of using single-use tissues, try this towel set for daily use and reuse. Made from a blend of percale cotton and French linen, it is high quality and environmentally friendly.

TO BUY : Tess House, $ 30

Bottle With Chug Cap

Bottle With Chug Cap. Image via YETI.

A durable stainless steel bottle is an easy alternative to plastic water bottles. Perfect for everyday activities, travel or adventurous travel, this bottle is shatterproof, dishwasher safe and eco-friendly that will last you a long time.

TO BUY : YÉTI, $ 40

Table brush set

Set of table brushes. Image via Amazon.

The perfect tool for cleaning the table after meals. This durable handcrafted beech wood and soft horsehair brush and dustpan will stand the test of time.

TO BUY : Damn, $ 42

Wool dryer balls

Wool drying balls. Image via Amazon.

Handmade, eco-friendly, hypoallergenic and soft wool dryer balls. Balls of yarn will dry clothes faster, reduce static electricity, and soften clothes without the need for fabric softener.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 17

Silicone stretch lids

Silicone stretch lids. Image via Amazon.

Reduce plastic waste and save money by using these reusable silicone lids instead of single-use plastic wrap or aluminum foil.

TO BUY : Amazon, $ 13

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